Contains: NGC 6530, M 8, Lagoon nebula, Hourglass nebula, NGC 6523, NGC 6526, The star 9Sgr, The star 7Sgr
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My first deep sky image

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Resolution: 4290x2856

Astrometry.net job: 1127900

RA center: 270.996 degrees

DEC center: -24.378 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.073 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -89.503 degrees

Field radius: 0.768 degrees

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This is a composite of 16 images on M8 with 152 minutes of exposure, Modified Canon 450 D, TOA 130 APO, Backyard EOS, PHD2 guiding and processed in Pixinsight - all new to me so loads of failures and much pain to get to this stage.

Regards

Andy

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My first deep sky image, Andy Devey